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Ulster University student swaps mayoral robes for graduation gown

Ulster University student swaps mayoral robes for graduation gown

10 December 2018

Ulster University recognised in UK’s Best Breakthroughs List

An Ulster University invention using wearable technology has today been named as one of the UK’s 100 best breakthroughs for its potential to significantly impact on people’s lives.

6 December 2018

New UKAS accredited testing facility set to transform fire safety in construction industry across island of Ireland

New UKAS accredited testing facility set to transform fire safety in construction industry across island of Ireland

4 December 2018

Ulster University supporting next generation of entrepreneurs

Ulster University, in partnership with Santander Universities, has launched its first ever Student Enterprise Fund.

4 December 2018

Ulster University sign 3-year partnership with Manchester United Foundation to engage and inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs

Ulster University has signed a three year agreement with the Manchester United Foundation, to support schools outreach in partnership with the Foyle Learning Community, working with 11 neighbouring schools of the Magee Campus.

3 December 2018

ARK publication highlights how public opinion has changed since Good Friday Agreement

A survey which highlights how public opinion has changed in Northern Ireland since the signing of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement in 1998 has been launched by ARK – a joint initiative between Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University - to mark 20 years of the Northern Ireland Life and Times (NILT) survey series.

27 November 2018

ARK report shows public support for refugees in Northern Ireland

A research report released today by ARK, a joint initiative between Ulster University and Queen’s University Belfast, has found support among the public for asylum seekers and refugees in Northern Ireland.

22 November 2018

Santa Run kicks off Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood fundraising 2018/19

Santa Run kicks off Ulster University’s Mind Your Mood fundraising 2018/19

19 November 2018

Ulster University tackles superbugs using research and evidence-based interventions

Ulster University tackles superbugs using research and evidence-based interventions

18 November 2018

Abu Dhabi emergency services visit Ulster University

A senior delegation from the Abu Dhabi emergency services recently visited Ulster University to discuss co-operation in the areas of emergency trauma, working in emergency settings, major incident and search and rescue.

14 November 2018

Ulster University Chamber Choir hits a high note with upcoming Carnegie Hall performance

Ulster University Chamber Choir are heading to New York for a performance in Carnegie Hall titled ‘The Great War: Commemorating 60 years’. Esteemed composer Paul Mealor will conduct ‘Requiem: The Souls of the Righteous’ and Patrick Hawes the ‘The Great War Symphony’ on the 11th of November in their United States debut. Principle soloist of the Ulster University Chamber Choir and final year Music student, Kerry Stamp has been chosen for a prestigious solo in Mealor’s Requiem.

9 November 2018

Ulster University confirms major milestone reached in the development of Graduate Entry Medical School

Ulster University confirms major milestone reached in the development of Graduate Entry Medical School

8 November 2018

Northern Ireland housing market slows but remains sustainable

Northern Ireland housing market slows but remains sustainable

6 November 2018

Crossborder conference shines spotlight on young peoples’ mental health in a changing world

Crossborder conference shines spotlight on young peoples’ mental health in a changing world

2 November 2018

Ulster University’s expertise in nursing and midwifery used to formulate UK wide standards

Ulster University’s knowledge and expertise in nursing and midwifery has been evidenced in new standards from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) developed to regulate nurses and midwives in the UK.

29 October 2018

Industry and education join forces to inspire future engineers in Northern Ireland

HM Government Envoy for the Year of Engineering Stephen Metcalfe MP visits Northern Ireland to see the innovative projects inspiring budding engineers across the country

29 October 2018

'Teacher Education Tutors' Practice in ICT: North and South' study shows attitudes on ICT vary greatly between ages, locations and subjects

Professor Roger Austin and Dr Stephen Roulston from Ulster University’s School of Education, along with colleagues from QUB and Dublin City University have been awarded the Inaugural John Coolahan Award for their research report on ‘Teacher Education Tutors’ Practice in ICT: North and South’.

25 October 2018

Ulster University launch Quantity Surveying Placement & Graduate Training Charter

Ulster University’s placement and graduate training charter has secured endorsement from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). The pilot project trialled in collaboration with construction employers across Northern Ireland recognises best practice by employers who provide structured training to all quantity surveying undergraduate students, through a joint training chartership.

24 October 2018

Taking Boys Seriously - addressing underachievement

Taking Boys Seriously - addressing underachievement

17 October 2018